Australian electric company report power failures

Energex, which according to its Twitter biography serves 1.3 million homes and businesses in Queensland, Australia, has reported that 60,000 are without power in south east Queensland.


Currently 60,000 without power in SEQ. Crews will work to restore power as soon as it's safe - 3pm at earliest, but some will be tomorrow.


Four dead in Australia floods

Torrential rain has flooded several towns in eastern Australia, killing four people.